Flint Water Crisis
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Michigan's attorney general announced several felony charges on Friday in connection with the Flint water crisis, marking the latest twist in the state's criminal probe.
Hillary Clinton made the Flint water crisis a campaign focus in the primaries. Now Mayor Karen Weaver wants to remind Americans that the emergency is not over for 100,000 people.
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has named several new targets in his investigation into lead contamination of the city's water system.
For Flint's Spanish-speaking population, many of the warning signs about the lead water crisis have gone unnoticed.
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Speaking in Flint, Michigan, the president also urged parents to make sure their children were tested for lead poisoning.
The president makes a visit to Flint on Wednesday, a city that has become synonymous with failed government and America's crumbling infrastructure.
The suit alleges that the federal agency was negligent in protecting the public from lead-contaminated water, citing agency experts who warned of a problem as early as February 2015.
The three men charged by Michigan's attorney general on Wednesday make notable appearances in thousands of emails regarding the state of Flint's water that the state released earlier this year.
Three state and city officials have been charged with misconduct and other offenses in the lead-contamination crisis affecting 100,00 people.
The action, says the governor, is to help restore public trust in the city's drinking water supply, which — if properly filtered — is once again safe to drink, according to state officials.